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Flights from Shanghai to Kunming, China Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:40 AM

Shanghai to Kunming Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:40 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Kunming. China Eastern & Sichuan frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Kunming flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
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Fri 11/11
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Sat 11/19
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CN¥2,475
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China Eastern
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Mon 11/14
1 stop
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Mon 11/21
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CN¥2,475
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Sichuan
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Wed 10/26
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Wed 11/2
nonstop
CN¥3,382
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Sichuan
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Fri 11/11
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Sun 11/20
nonstop
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Sichuan
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Mon 11/14
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Mon 11/21
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CN¥3,382
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Sichuan
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Wed 12/21
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Mon 12/26
nonstop
CN¥3,382
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Shanghai
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Sun 11/27
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Sat 12/10
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CN¥3,502
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Shenzhen
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Mon 10/24
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Sat 10/29
nonstop
CN¥3,902
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Air China
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Tue 10/4
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Mon 10/10
nonstop
CN¥4,336
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Air China
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Thu 10/20
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Thu 10/27
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Air China
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Thu 11/3
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China Southern
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Sat 1/14
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CN¥4,669
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China Southern
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Fri 1/13
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China Southern
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China Southern
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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Kunming?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Kunming, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,089.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kunming?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Shanghai to Kunming based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Shanghai to Kunming?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Shanghai to Kunming.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥3,849 CN¥3,849
7-14 days CN¥3,936 CN¥3,542
14-21 days CN¥0 CN¥0
21-30 days CN¥3,382 CN¥2,915
30-60 days CN¥3,382 CN¥2,475
60-90 days CN¥3,382 CN¥2,695
90+ days CN¥4,556 CN¥3,455

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Kunming

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Kunming is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,475 CN¥2,655 CN¥2,835 CN¥4,336 CN¥2,475 CN¥4,136 CN¥2,695

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Kunming by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Shanghai to Kunming flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Kunming Sichuan 9/30/16 10/9/16 1 CN¥3,849
October Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 10/24/16 10/29/16 1 CN¥2,915
November Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 11/11/16 11/19/16 1 CN¥2,475
December Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 12/21/16 12/26/16 1 CN¥2,835
January Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 1/2/17 1/13/17 1 CN¥3,455
February Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 2/1/17 2/15/17 1 CN¥3,776
April Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 4/14/17 4/16/17 1 CN¥3,689
July Shanghai Kunming China Eastern 7/8/17 7/15/17 1 CN¥3,475

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Kunming

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Kunming. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
CN¥3,893
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥3,893

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Kunming

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Shanghai to Kunming is CN¥4,723.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Kunming is CN¥4,256.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Shanghai to Kunming.

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Kunming - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Sichuan 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 20:25 20:25
Lucky Air 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:25 21:25
Spring 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 07:25 13:40
Air China 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16:50 16:50
China Southern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:35 15:20
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:15 09:20
Juneyao 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 08:35 21:20
Kunming 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 11:55 19:05
China Eastern 6 8 6 8 7 7 7 07:45 22:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Kunming

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Shanghai to Kunming. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Shanghai to Kunming is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Kunming is CN¥4,162.

Shanghai to Kunming Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Kunming?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Kunming flight time is 3 hours and 19 minutes.
Question: How far is Kunming from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Kunming is 1,945 kilometers (1,209 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Kunming?
Answer: There are 144 direct flights from Shanghai to Kunming.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Kunming?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 34% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Kunming.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Kunming?
Answer: Taipei, TW

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Kunming Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:40 AMNumber of routes searched: 183Number of itineraries searched: 29,137

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Kunming? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Kunming. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Shanghai to Kunming
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Shanghai HNY
China Eastern NAO
Juneyao BFJ
Sichuan -
China Eastern HFE
China Eastern AVA
China Eastern LPF
Juneyao DYG
China Eastern LLF
Sichuan CKG
Hainan HAK
Cathay HKG
Sichuan CTU
Capital Airlines LJG
China Southern KWL
China Southern SYX
China Southern CSX
China Southern ACX
Air China KHN
Air China PEK
Air China SZX
Air China TSN
Air China TAO
China Southern CAN
Korean ICN
Xiamen JJN
Xiamen FOC
Shandong YNT
Shandong TNA

Shanghai to Kunming Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Kunming. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Lijiang Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥3,182
Flights from Shanghai to Guilin Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,542
Flights from Shanghai to Beijing Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,348
Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,422

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥1,341
Flights from Shanghai to Hanoi Alitalia, EVA Air, Cathay, China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, Vietnam CN¥1,888
Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,281
Flights from Shanghai to Manila Cebu Pacific, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, AirAsia Zest CN¥1,501
Flights from Shanghai to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,781
Flights from Shanghai to Taipei UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Singapore, Thai CN¥1,094
Flights from Shanghai to Hong Kong EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥941
Flights from Shanghai to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥994
Flights from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥1,635
Flights from Shanghai to Chiang Mai Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Singapore, Thai CN¥1,795
Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam CN¥1,681
Flights from Shanghai to Phuket Sichuan, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,941
Flights from Shanghai to Siem Reap China Southern, JAL, Angkor Air, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Austrian, Asiana, Shandong, Singapore, Vietnam CN¥2,008
Flights from Shanghai to Singapore Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,801
Flights from Shanghai to Phnom Penh British Airways, EVA Air, China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥2,161
Flights from Shanghai to Denpasar Bali Royal Brunei, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai CN¥2,488
Flights from Shanghai to Yangon Air China, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Singapore, Thai CN¥2,001
Flights from Shanghai to Kathmandu Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern CN¥3,049

Cheap Domestic Flights to Kunming - KMG

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Hangzhou to Kunming Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,915
Flights from Nanjing to Kunming Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥3,302
Flights from Ningbo to Kunming Sichuan, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Yiwu to Kunming China Southern, China Eastern Check Dates
Flights from Wuxi to Kunming Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,708
Flights from Changzhou to Kunming Sichuan, China Southern, China Eastern Check Dates

Cheap International Flights to Kunming - KMG

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Hangzhou to Hong Kong Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥1,194
Flights from Nanjing to Hong Kong Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥1,154
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kunming